Hurricane Sandy

27th Street Galleries, Hit Hard by Sandy, Reopen Shows Jan. 12

Thomas Barrow, 'Horizon Rib, f/t/s Cancellations' (1974), which will be back on view at Eller. (Courtesy the artist and Derek Eller Galery)

Among the areas of West Chelsea hardest hit when Hurricane Sandy slammed into New York at the end of October was West 27th Street, between 11th and 12th Avenues, which is home to five contemporary art galleries. Thankfully, all five—Wallspace, Foxy Production, Derek Eller, Jeff Bailey and Winkleman—have repaired their spaces and are reopening on Saturday, Jan. 12. Read More